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Saint Louis finishes strong, beats North Alabama 69-58

Nov. 14, 2018 12:43 AM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Javon Bess totaled 16 points and 10 rebounds as Saint Louis finished strong to beat North Alabama 69-58 on Tuesday night. D.J. Foreman added 15 points while dishing out a career-best five assists and Hasahn French and Tramaine Isabell Jr contributed 11 points apiece for Saint Louis (3-0)....

Hotel employee charged with assaulting 2 female guests

Nov. 13, 2018 1:19 PM EST

FLORISSANT, Mo. (AP) — A suburban St. Louis hotel employee has been charged with sneaking into two sleeping women's rooms and videoing himself sexually assaulting them on his cellphone. Thirty-six-year-old Michael Brady, of St. Louis, is jailed on $75,000 bond after he was charged last week with burglary,...

Southeast Missouri State makes 14 3s, beats Quincy 102-66

Nov. 12, 2018 11:00 PM EST

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Freshman Alex Caldwell made five 3-pointers and finished with 15 points to lead six in double-figure scoring as Southeast Missouri State rolled to a 102-66 victory over Division II Quincy on Monday night for its first win of the season. Southeast Missouri State (1-2) rebounded...

Blues goalie Luke Opilka retires at 21 after hip surgeries

Nov. 12, 2018 12:13 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Blues goaltender Luke Opilka announced his retirement Monday after two surgeries in two years to address hip dysplasia. The 21-year-old Opilka was drafted by the Blues in the fifth round (146th overall) in 2015. He previously played for the Kitchener Rangers in the Ontario Hockey League,...

Granlund scores in third to lift Wild over Blues 3-2.

Nov. 11, 2018 7:10 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mikael Granlund opened the season with a trio of forgettable games. "I hardly ever touched the puck," the Minnesota Wild forward recalled. Those days are long gone. Granlund scored his team-high 10th goal of the season in the third period to lift the Wild over the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on...

Saint Louis rallies late to edge Troy 62-58

Nov. 10, 2018 11:02 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tramaine Isabell Jr. scored 16 points with four rebounds and five assists and Saint Louis rallied late to edge Troy 62-58 on Saturday night. The Billikens (2-0) trailed 29-23 at the break and were down 52-51 with 2:19 to play when Jordan Goodwin sank a 3-pointer and Isabell followed with a...

Chad Johnson makes 33 saves, Blues beat Sharks 4-0

Nov. 9, 2018 11:53 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Blues goalie Chad Johnson swears he wasn't in a special zone or mindset. The San Jose Sharks might disagree. Johnson made 33 saves for his first shutout with St. Louis, helping the Blues beat the Sharks 4-0 on Friday night. "I don't really think about being locked in or on,"...

St. Louis firefighter accused of racist posting on Facebook

Nov. 9, 2018 6:12 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Fire Department is investigating a firefighter accused of posting a racial slur on Facebook. KSDK-TV reports firefighter Dennis Beckman recently made a post referring to CNN anchor Don Lemon's claim that white men are the biggest terror threat. Lemon is black, and Beckman...

Uber guideline now prohibits broadcasting passenger images

Nov. 8, 2018 4:59 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The ride-hailing company Uber instituted a new guideline prohibiting drivers from broadcasting passengers' images amid privacy concerns after a St. Louis-area driver posted hundreds of videos. The new guideline was put in place at the end of September, an Uber spokesman said Thursday. It...

Missouri diocese abuse inquiry names 33 priests, brothers

Nov. 8, 2018 3:56 PM EST

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Thirty-three priests or religious brothers in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Jefferson City, Missouri, have been "credibly accused" and/or removed from the ministry over sexual abuse of minors, the bishop of the central Missouri diocese said Thursday. Bishop W. Shawn McKnight...